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Senior Producer, Games

NBCUniversal, LLC, Universal City, California

Create the extraordinary.

Level: Manager (Supervisor)


Universal Brand Development Overview:
Universal Brand Development globally drives expansion of the company's intellectual properties, franchises, characters and stories through innovative physical and digital products, content, and consumer experiences. Along with franchise brand management, Universal Brand Development's core businesses include Consumer Products and Games and Digital Platforms based on the company's extensive portfolio of intellectual properties created by Universal Pictures, Illumination and DreamWorks Animation. Universal Brand Development is part of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation. www.universalbranddevelopment.com.

Universal Brand Development is committed to leading transformation by attracting and retaining a diverse workforce of the highest caliber. We are committed to celebrating diversity, fostering inclusive, equitable environments by honoring the experiences, perspective, and uniqueness of each individual.

Summary:
The Universal Brand Development team is looking for a motivated hands-on Senior Producer with solid gaming and experience. This position will place the successful candidate in a fast-paced, digital environment working on multiple projects across the PC, Console, Mobile platforms, NFT, and Blockchain platforms. They will facilitate the development of high-quality games and digital activations based on NBC Universal intellectual properties. The Senior Producer will be responsible for working with publishers, developers, brand owners, marketing, and PR partners while driving the licensed product and game vision, overseeing schedule(s), product quality, and live operations.
They will also work with internal and external teams to identify the key performance indicators required for success and ensure these are delivered.

Responsibilities include:
  • Evangelize the game or product vision and key success metrics across the business while being accountable for the quality, budget, delivery targets.
  • Constantly manage and provide clear direction on how the “Pillars” or “Core Features” fit into the game or product both from a gameplay point of view and a fan/consumer point of view.
  • Responsible for overseeing and communicating budgets, scheduling, and milestone reviews.
  • Identify and mitigate risks associated with key-milestones both for internal teams and external teams.
  • Predict areas where bottlenecks or problems could occur and balance between additions and tradeoffs against expectations and constraints.
  • Drive project deadlines without compromising the integrity of the game or product while cultivating a positive team dynamic and collaborative atmosphere.
  • Represent the fan/player when communicating market and feature expectations.
  • Be a constant resource/mentor for junior team members. Provide them with professional expertise, but also provide advice and potential solutions when conflicts or problems arise.
  • Remain current with industry trends, specifically through competitive product analysis and strong knowledge of best or emerging practices.
  • Understand and contribute to the overall group and company goals and core values, bringing a positive and collaborative approach to all project related activities
  • Deliver in the short term with an eye for long term planning around games or products, slates, and franchises.


Qualifications/Requirements:
• Minimum 5 years’ experience as a Senior Producer within a digital game developer or publisher.
• Proven track record of delivering high-quality games for publication on time and on budget.
• Deep experience with both the mobile, console/PC, and live operations.
• Strong familiarity of gaming development process including platform requirements, legal clearance, and the ability to play through game builds and provide clear, concise partner feedback.
• Knowledge of monetization models and strategies to deliver high value products, specifically games as a service.
• Highly collaborative with outstanding written and verbal communication skills, ability to create and communicate compelling product vision and interaction with development teams, publishing partners and leadership.
• Creative, forward thinking, results, and detail oriented
• Self-motivated and a problem solver
• Excellent project management and organizational skills

Eligibility Requirements:
• Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered.
• Must be willing to submit to a background investigation.
• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States.



NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Click here to learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

About NBCUniversal, LLC

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks and a premium ad-supported streaming service.

Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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